Cargill Product Manager in Bangalore, India
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Product Development and Execution
Work with each product owner to continue to review and approve the product backlog to ensure each team is building the right products that align with overall vision and strategy
Execute sprint planning and work with the technology scrum teams to execute on that plan
Perform reviews with internal teams and customers to ensure product quality is being met
Be able to see issues in the development process and influence others to make corrections
Work with product owners to develop best practices and standards and ensure uniformity and standardization across scrum teams
Product Strategy and Market View
Work with the Data Lead, Architect, BRMs and Regional Business Leaders to develop a product strategy that meets the vision of the CASC Data Platform
Clearly define, articulate and present a product vision and work with the product owners and technology scrum teams to develop the product
Develop process to collect deep customer insights and feedback on both what the business users need, how they are using our product, what is working and what is not
Monitor the functional/product/industry landscape for changes in strategy and competitive positioning
Create and maintain long-term working relationships with product management, technology teams, functional counterparts, 3rd parties, customer service, go to market, and commercial customers to build and maintain a view of the entire ecosystem.
Develop and Maintain Product Roadmap
Develop a product roadmap in collaboration with our IT and Business leadership and technology teams to meet the overall product and go-to-market strategy
Continue to groom the roadmap based on customer feedback, customer usage, market need and competitive positioning
Be agile in road mapping process and demonstrate the ability to influence others on the changes needed as well as keep stakeholders informed
Education, Experience, Skills
Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Statistics, Business or related field
8 years of relevant professional experience
Demonstrated experience conceptualizing and liasioning with regional Business Analysts / Product Owners to build software products in web, mobile, IoT or analytics technologies.
Should have domain experience in Commodities Trading and appetite for building on it to become expert over time
Knowledge on how Data can create value to commodities business (across life cycle)
Demonstrated ability to think strategically, create a vision and execute on that vision
Consulting experience with a demonstrated ability to multi-task and apply initiative and creativity on challenging projects and keep the customers engaged with innovative solutions
Strong interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to build trust and strong relationships
Strong communication and presentation skills
Result orientation and ability to work in ambiguous situations where requirements are not clear, specifications not in detail etc.
Experience in requirement gathering through extensive workshops and creating business requirement documents
Demonstrated experience working with end to end software development using agile/scrum methodology
Strong experience of directly working with business or stakeholders from across the globe
Proven ability to influence at all levels of an organization.
Demonstrated application of strong market awareness and customer focus.
Ability to use an entrepreneurial approach to solving business problems
Ability to ask next level questions anticipating business inquiries and performing root cause analysis
Ability to work in a globally dispersed team and matrix organization
Master’s degree in business or related field
Experience as a product manager delivering commercial products in a fast moving, innovative environment
Understanding trading and risk management basics – MTM, Position, P&L, Inventory, VaR, Stress etc.
Experience working with Data and Analytics teams/technologies/products
Job Information Technology
Primary Location India-KA-Bangalore
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: BAN03119